House of Lords Journal Volume 16
17 November 1696


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'House of Lords Journal Volume 16: 17 November 1696', Journal of the House of Lords: volume 16: 1696-1701 (1767-1830), pp. 14. URL: Date accessed: 26 November 2014.


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DIE Martis, 17 Novembris.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Arch. Cant.
Epus. Londin.
Epus. Dunelm.
Epus. Winton.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Elien.
Epus. Petrib.
Epus. Gloucestr.
Joh'es Sommers Miles, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Dux Leeds, Ds. Præses.
Comes Pembroke, Ds. Custos Privati (fn. *) Sigilli.
Dux Norfolke.
Dux St. Albans.
Dux Schonbergh.
March. Normanby.
Comes Lindsey, Ds. Magnus Camerarius.
Comes Warwick & Holl'd.
Comes Manchester.
Comes Stamford.
Comes Kingston.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Essex.
Comes Bathe.
Comes Carlisle.
Comes Craven.
Comes Sussex.
Comes Rochester.
Comes Marleborough.
Comes Scarbrough.
Comes Warrington.
Comes Bradford.
Comes Romney.
Viscount Hereford.
Viscount Weymouth.
Ds. Bergevenny.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Ferrers.
Ds. Fitzwalter.
Ds. Eure.
Ds. Hunsdon.
Ds. Vaughan.
Ds. Culpeper.
Ds. Lucas.
Ds. Granville.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Arundell Tr.
Ds. Ossulstone.
Ds. Dartmouth.
Ds. Jeffreys.
Ds. Herbert Ch.
Ds. Haversham.


L. Weymouth takes the Oaths.

This Day Thomas Lord Viscount Weymouth took the Oaths, and made and subscribed the Declaration, pursuant to the Statutes.

Winchester versus Fowke.

Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Henry Winchester Gentleman and Ann his Wife, One of the Grandchildren of James Fowke Gentleman, deceased, complaining of a Decree made in the Court of Chancery, the Sixteenth Day of March, One Thousand Six Hundred Eighty-five, on the Behalf of Elizabeth Fowke; and praying the Reversal of the said Decree so far as it affects them; and that the said Elizabeth Fowke may answer thereunto:

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Elizabeth Fowke may have a Copy of the said Petition and Appeal; and shall and she is hereby required to put in her Answer thereunto, in Writing, on Tuesday the First Day of December next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.


Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Mercurii, (videlicet,) decimum octavum diem instantis Novembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.


* Deest in Originali.